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Cooking School? or Gastronomic Adventure in Umbria, Italy ….

The main reason my Mom gave to her son-in-laws, for taking her daughters to Italy, was for us to attend a ‘Cooking School’ in the Umbrian Region of Italy.  We … Continue Reading →


The Duomo

Falling in love with Florence!

In July 2006 I had the opportunity to go to Italy with my Mom, three sisters and one brother.  It was a two week adventure with Florence for the first … Continue Reading →


St. David Cathedral on the Western Coast of southern Wales

Finding my Celtic roots!

The last destination on our trip in July 2005 was Wales.  The whole trip to England and Wales had started with an invitation from a cousin to visit the area … Continue Reading →


Chalice Well at Glastonbury

Glastonbury Abbey is not the only cool thing in Glastonbury …

The second stop on our July 2005 trip was Glastonbury, England.  We wanted to see Glastonbury Abbey having heard of it’s rich history.  It is absolutely stunning .. and best of … Continue Reading →


Entrance to the British Musuem

Landing in London

As our second trip of 2005, we headed across the pond to England & Wales.  First stop … London! Most flights from the United States to London are scheduled to … Continue Reading →


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Cruising the Western Caribbean

The year 2005 introduced me back to the wonders of world wide travel.  After several years of being on the road 75% of the time for work … jumping on … Continue Reading →


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Welcome to The Travelers Pen

Whether traveling to my own backyard … to a new park or restaurant … to a new city … or a new country, please join me as I explore the … Continue Reading →